According to Flood Forecasting Division of Met. Department Lahore, River Indus is in very high flood at Guddu, in high flood at Sukkur, Chashma and Kotri, while in medium flood at Kalabagh and Taunsa, and low at Tarbela.

Radio Pakistan Larkana correspondent Noor Hussain Chand reports that Kacha area of the district have been completely inundated. 

Pakistan Army, Navy and civil  administration have accelerated rescue and relief operation in Sindh.

Sindh Minister for Irrigation Nisar Ahmad Khoro visited banks of River Indus near Larkana to ascertain the situation.

He said that more than five hundred thousand affected people have been shifted to camps.

Meanwhile, water level is decreasing in Indus River at Muzaffargarh, Dera Ghazi Khan and Rajanpur districts while increasing at Layyah due to arrival of new flood water from Chashma.

Flash flood damaged Lala Careet bridge in Layyah, which connects the riverine areas with Kot Sultan.

The local administration officials have accelerated relief operations in the affected areas.

Monitoring of the river embankments is being ensured.

According to Flood Warning Center Peshawar, River Indus at Khairabad is in medium flood this evening.

River Indus at Tarbela, River Kabul at Warsak and Nowshera, River Panjkora at Dir, River Khiali near Charsadda Road, River Shah Alam at Takhtabad and River Adezai at Adezai Bridge are in low flood.

Rest of the rivers in the province are flowing normal.

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